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Job Ref No. ECC3833-102S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: LGPS Scale 5
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 21/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Learning Mentor

LG Scale 5 (Point 9 to 12) Actual salary: £15,611 to £16,420

Hours: 27.5 hours per week.

Term time only

We are seeking to appoint a pro-active, self-motivated and caring Learning Mentor to support pupils who experience difficulties in school; supporting those with social and emotional needs and/or special education needs to overcome barriers to learning. The successful candidate will form an integral part of our Inclusion team and build positive, constructive relationships with pupils within the school and their families. The post will also involve working with children in the classroom, supporting their learning and running learning interventions, under the direction of teaching staff.

The successful candidate will need to have:

  • Qualifications to at least NVQ level 3 or equivalent, with GCSE (or equivalent) in both English and Maths
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be a good team player
  • Be able to form a constructive rapport with pupils to enable them to engage successfully with learning
  • Experience of working with pupils with special educational needs
  • Possess high levels of personal integrity and an ability to maintain confidentiality at all times

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged. Please call Sarah Mark, HR Officer, to arrange a visit.

To apply for this post, and request an application form, please contact Sarah Mark, HR Officer on 01268 743445 or email Application forms can also be downloaded from our website.

Grove Wood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, medical check and satisfactory references.

We are a TPP (Trauma Perceptive Practice) school

Closing Date: Noon Friday 21st June 2024

Interview Date: TBC.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Richard Green
Grove Road, Rayleigh
Essex, SS6 8UA
Telephone: 01268 743445

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